In the year of 2011 IBPS started the common written Examination (CWE) that’s why the name of examination has been change not it is IBPS CWE. IBPS PO 2018 exam is being conducted in 3 stages (1) Prelims, (2) Mains and (3) Interview. It is not an easy task to become IBPS PO in 2018 because of difficulty level of examination is increasing every year. In 2018 this is going to more difficult around 20 lakhs of students are applying for IBPS PO even it has only 4102 vacancies available. Candidates need to prepare brilliantly for the exam to beat their competitors.
IBPS PO 2018 Exam- Eligibility Criteria, Fee, Vacancies and Exam Structure
General Information :
Name of Examination: IBPS CWE PO MT VIII 2018
Number of Vacancies: 4102
Online Registration Start Date: 14 of Aug 2018
Online Registration Last Date: 4 Sep 2018
Exam Phases: Prelims, Mains & Interview
IBPS PO 2018 Prelims Exam Date: 13, 14, 20 and 21 of October 2018
IBPS PO Mains Exam Dates: 18 of November 2018
Examination Types: Entrance Exam
Exam Level: Nation Level
Post: Probationary Officers / Management Trainee
Mode of Application Form: Online
Official Website: www.ibps.in
IBPS PO Salary: Rs. 38,360 – 40,700/-
Eligibility Criteria for IBPS PO 2018 Exam:
Education qualification, nationality and age limit of a candidate are considered in the eligibility criteria for IBPS PO 2018. Only Indian citizens can apply for this exam. Check out rest of eligibility criteria below:
Education Qualification: Candidates must have graduate from recognized board by Govt. of India.
Age limit: Candidate must have at least 20 years old and maximum age to apply for the exam is 30 years.
Age Relaxation: In this exam candidate have a chance in upper age relaxation. Check detailed age relaxation of upper age limit.
|Sr. No.||Category||Age Relaxation|
|2.||Other Backward Classes (OBC)||3 Years|
|4.||PWD (SC/ST)||15 Years|
|6||Persons Domiciled in Jammu &||5 Years|
Application Fee for IBPS PO Exam:
Examination fee for IBPS PO 2018 is divided into 2 sections. Candidates will have to pay fee online payment method. Once fee will be submitted it will not be refundable. Know more about category wise fee below:
|Sr. No.||Category||Application Fee|
|1||SC/ST/PWD||Rs.100/- (Intimation Charges only)|
|2||General and Others||Rs. 600/- (App. Fee including intimation charges)|
How to Apply for IBPS PO Exam in 2018:
Step 1) online registration for IBPS PO 2018 is starting from 14 of August 2018 through online mode. No other mode of application will be accepted. Candidates first need to visit its official website www.ibps.in. Candidates will see CRP PO/MT link on the left hand side of home page. Click on the link to apply for IBPO PO exam 2018.
Step 2) Candidates must have email id and mobile number to fill the examination form. Email and mobile number will help students in getting nonfiction about the exam like important dates, hall tickets, call latter and advice etc.
Step 3) Fill complete application form online. Candidate can edit their filled application form.
Step 4) Candidates are required document to upload during registration
-Left hand thumb impression
Step 5) Candidates can use various types of payment method to pay online application fee such as Debit Cards (RuPay/Visa/MasterCard/Maestro), Credit Cards and Internet Banking etc.
Step 6) After successfully submission of online fee e-receipt and application form with fee details will be generated to keep record. Candidates can take out a print of receipt for future reference.
IBPS PO 2018-19 Vacancies:
|Sr.No.||Participating Organization||SC||ST||OBC||UR||Total||Out of Which (PWD)|
|3||Bank of Baroda||NIL||NIL||NIL||NIL||NIL||NIL||NIL||NIL||NIL|
|4||Bank of India||144||72||260||489||965||9||9||9||9|
|5||Bank of Maharashtra||NR||NR||NR||NR||NR||NR||NR||NR||NR|
|7||Central Bank of India||NIL||NIL||NIL||NIL||NIL||NIL||NIL||NIL||NIL|
|12||Indian Overseas Bank||NIL||NIL||NIL||NIL||NIL||NIL||NIL||NIL||NIL|
|13||Oriental Bank of Commerce||NR||NR||NR||NR||NR||NR||NR||NR||NR|
|14||Punjab National Bank||NIL||NIL||NIL||NIL||NIL||NIL||NIL||NIL||NIL|
|15||Punjab & Sind Bank||NR||NR||NR||NR||NR||NR||NR||NR||NR|
|18||Union Bank of India||59||29||172||259||519||9||10||9||6|
|19||United Bank of India||NIL||NIL||NIL||NIL||NIL||NIL||NIL||NIL||NIL|
Structure of Online Examination in 2018:
- Phase 1- Preliminary Examination
|S.No.||Name of Tests(Objective||No. of Questions||Maximum Marks||Duration|
|1||English Language||30||30||20 minutes|
|2||Numerical Ability||35||35||20 minutes|
|3||Reasoning Ability||35||35||20 minutes|
- Phase 2- Mains Examination:
|Section||No. of Qs||Marks||Duration|
|Reasoning & Computer Aptitude||45||60||60 min|
|English Language||35||40||40 min|
|Data Analysis & Interpretation||35||60||45 min|
(with special reference to Banking)